[Jokes] Dogs and gators
cmckenna at sucs.org
Tue Apr 18 18:48:08 BST 2006
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Pack of Dogs Kill 'Gator In Florida .....Not for the squeamish!
It just shows that dogs are not that far removed from wolves......
Vicious Dog Pack kills Gator In Florida
Dogs savage everglade alligator. At times nature can be cruel, but there is
also a raw beauty, and even a certain justice manifested within that
The alligator, one of the oldest and ultimate predators, normally
considered the "apex predator" in it's natural eco-system, can still fall
victim to implemented 'team work' strategy, made possible due to the tight
knit social structure and "survival of the fittest pack mentality", bred
into the canines over the last several hundreds of years by natural
See the remarkable photograph courtesy of Nature Magazine ...
Note that the Alpha dog has a muzzle hold on the gator preventing it from
breathing, while the remainder of the pack prevents the beast from rolling.
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